One million tulips, 100 varieties, 120 flower beds, 30 locations
The Leamy Lake electrical distribution system was badly damaged during the spring 2017 flood. It will be sustainably rehabilitated to a higher flood-proof standard to ensure resiliency in the event of future flooding.
Explore the Capital’s green spaces. Visit the many parks and enjoy nature, sports or major events within the city.
Gatineau Park offers some 200 kilometres of official trails for hiking, mountain biking, snowshoeing and skiing. But it also has an unofficial trail network that exceeds the Park’s official network, and continues to grow.
The Voyageurs Pathway, which suffered severe damage in last year’s devastating flood, was rebuilt to higher standards, increasing resiliency in preparation for future extreme weather events. It reopened on December 5, 2018.